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Five arrested in multi-agency drug busts

Acting on tips that alleged drug trafficking in the areas of Peñasco, Dixon and Cordova, a multi-agency drug task force executed five search warrants at residences in Taos and Rio Arriba … more

Taos man dead, five injured in State Road 68 car crash

Update: April 26, 4:30 p.m. Taos resident Antonio Aguilar, 65, died and his wife was critically injured in the two-car head on collision Saturday night (April 22) that also injured four other people at the "horseshoe" curve along State Road 68 south of Taos, according to county officials. more

Sheriff’s sergeant shoots pit bull outside Arroyo Hondo home

The Taos County Sheriff’s Office is reviewing a Thursday (Jan. 18) incident in which a sergeant shot an 88-pound pit bull he said had charged him outside a residence in Arroyo … more

Arroyo Hondo motorcycle crash victim dies

A Taos County dispatcher reported an accident with injuries around 11 a.m. Tuesday (July 25) along Highway 522 near mile marker 2 that left one motorcyclist, identified as Jordan Medina, in critical … more

New Mexico State Police investigate fatal officer-involved shooting in Peñasco

Updated: Nov. 26, 1:30 p.m. Peñasco, NM – New Mexico State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that left an alleged gunman dead at a residence near Peñasco Saturday morning (Nov. 25). ... A body could be seen on the roof of a property at the scene of the shootout between the gunman, who's name has not yet been released, and law enforcement officers. more

Tensions rise as ICE visits Taos businesses

He knew he had nothing to hide. But before answering, Barreto asked for identification from the man, who opened his jacket to reveal a shiny badge bearing the seal of the United States Department of Homeland Security, a federal agency that has been under marching orders to ramp up audits of businesses and detainments of undocumented workers throughout the United States, especially in border states like New Mexico. more

Alleged Costilla shooter granted conditional release

Andrew Bernard Mott, a 58-year-old Costilla resident, was arraigned today (April 24) in Taos for allegedly firing a handgun at a New Mexico State Police Officer and his family March 11. Mott was initially arraigned … more

Following pedestrian death, Taos police discuss road safety

No pedestrians were killed on Taos roadways in 2016, according to Taos Police records, and before 2017 wound its way to a close, town police say they were looking at another safe year – … more

Two dead, one critically injured in crash involving alleged drunk driver

When word spread that two people had been killed and a third was critically injured during a head-on collision with an alleged drunk driver early Saturday morning (Sept. 30) along a narrow road south … more

Police make arrests, recover arsenal following Taos gun shop burglary

One by one, Officer Luke Martinez of the Taos Police Department stooped over a backpack in the Town of Taos parking lot this morning (May 13) and removed more than a dozen stolen firearms … more
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